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One man dead after fire in Moberly Saturday morning


One man died from a fire inside a commercial building in Moberly Saturday morning.

The fire happened just before 10:30 a.m. in the area of 412 North Hinkley Street in Moberly.

When Moberly Fire Department arrived, firefighters found smoke coming from the back of the building, according to a news release. After getting inside the building, firefighters were able to contain the flames to one room.

While firefighters were creating paths for ventilation, search and rescue crews found an unidentified man inside the building. According to Moberly Fire Department, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Mutual response was provided by Randolph County Ambulance District, Ameren UE, Moberly Police Department, Missouri State Fire Marshal’s Office, and the Randolph County Coroner.

This is an ongoing investigation by the Moberly Fire Department, Moberly Police Department, Missouri State Fire Marshal, and the Randolph County Coroner.

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